Monthly Archives: October 2009

New day, New Wave!

Wow – another gorgeous day & waves to back it! Was great to have the swell pick up and push in solidly at around 4ft. The winds were so faint through out the day, which made for some great conditions. … Continue reading

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Morning Stroll

What a beautiful morning to take a walk on the beach. The sunrise was rich this morning, with some very light onshore winds blowing. The waves that came up yesterday were bouncing around on the shore this morning, not showing … Continue reading

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Signs of Hope

Today has been a great day to relax and wait for the swell to smooth out, after the north bump that’s been affecting things. The waves were about 2-3ft and little bit chopped up, but it was nice to have … Continue reading

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Bulge in the corner

The corner of the beach held the swell & the crowd, who were so keen for a little wave action. Looks like the swell is starting to come in and the wind is still blowing a bit from the north … Continue reading

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Green n Clean

What a fantastic morning! The waves are still pretty small, but at least there are some reasonable rides, with a few small barrels thrown in. This morning had nice off shore winds, peaky north swell and was not too crowded … Continue reading

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Blindingly Beautiful

It was a blindingly beautiful afternoon at the beach, and not just because of all the sand flying into ya eyes either! The swell was slightly bigger then yesterday, and more from the north. There were some good fun little … Continue reading

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Trawling Light

What a beautiful morning, light off shore, incredible light and smooth 2ft walls to ride. The afternoon saw some swell coming in and a bit of wind from the east south east. Hope you had a great day & were … Continue reading

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Orange Hues

Only small waves this morning on high tide on the open beaches, but light off shore winds till about 9. If you were able to find a semi-sheltered spot from the south east wind that picked up, you might have … Continue reading

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Upsized

What started off as small and glassy turned out to be a good size. The open beaches were picking up about 3ft of swell and some spots even up to 4ft. The winds were, as predicted, off shore through the … Continue reading

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Surf Craft

This morning the waves were only pretty small, but if you chose the right craft for the day you would have had so much fun. Today was a great day for trying out something with a little more meat in … Continue reading

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West is the Best

What a nice afternoon for peaky shore breaks. The morning started out a bit messy with strong NW winds, but by late afternoon it swung straight west & cleaned up the little bit of north swell that’s still lingering. Great … Continue reading

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The Land of Giants

The north winds that have been blowing solidly continued over night and throughout the day. This was good for picking up some north swell. The morning bumps turned into surfable lumps by the afternoon. Was great to watch the world’s … Continue reading

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Up in the Corner

Another great day to be enjoying the full force of the ocean. The wind was very light and off shore early this morning, but picked up to a gusty 15 knots plus by the afternoon. Regardless of the wind, there … Continue reading

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New Lines in The Bay

The Bay was firing up today with some nice fresh south swell that arrived over night. The winds were pretty strong from the south, which made some of the waves open up a little bit. It was a good 3ft … Continue reading

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Round and about

What a great morning to wake up to! Barrels and more barrels – some of them were pretty round. At 3-4ft and off-shore, who’s complaining – Not me :D. The winds been blowing pretty solidly from the south east all … Continue reading

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Blue Skies in Ballina

Yes there were some good waves this morning, but you had to be out before the northerly started up. The swell was around the same size as yesterday afternoon, about 3-4ft in the good spots with the occasional bigger set. … Continue reading

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Reflections on The Bay

Yes, it was a fantastic day for taking it real easy in The Bay. Some fun little waves were being ridden by young n old on all kinds of boards. The swell is still around 4-5ft on the open beaches … Continue reading

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Big Blue

It started out a bit grey, but what a burst of blue through the middle of the afternoon. The waves in the bay were ┬ávery small, but quite fun especially if you had a board with some volume. Plenty of … Continue reading

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Super Clear

What a fantastic day to be soaking up the sun at the beach. If you’re very good with little waves, Friday was the day for you to work your magic. The water was fantastically clear and the day had a … Continue reading

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